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I need space!

So, I have this small problem. I have a small living space. Now, I’m very blessed with my house but as my family grows (our kids are teens and preteens) our house seems to get smaller every time we have another birthday. 307 more words



My scribophilia began very early. As a kid I would sprawl out on my belly, printer paper on the carpet (the kind with perforated edges and holes along the sides, remember those?), penning and illustrating my own picture books. 546 more words


Baby Fair

As some of you know, I recently exhibited my nursing necklaces and toy slings at the Baby Fair in Bloomington, Indiana! It was special event, not only as my first time exhibiting something other than my oil paintings, but also on a more personal note. 469 more words


Goals for Spring 2015

After taking the month of March to seriously reflect on my goals, I have made time to move things forward and define what I want to do over the next three months. 311 more words


New Tangle Tools Coming!

So far, I’ve just been using a no. 2 pencil with eraser, a fine point sharpie pen and a sketch book for my tiles. I’m moving on to Day 9 in… 70 more words


On Conquering Creative Fear

When I was a little kid, probably only five or six as I was just beginning to be ready to sleep over at a friend’s house (and for sure there were some midnight calls home to my parents to come get me), the prospect of a sleepover with my best friend and next door neighbor Bethany was pretty much the most exciting thing I could think of. 742 more words

Smoking Weed = less Creativity

People sometimes think that smoking cannabis makes them more creative. However, research by Leiden psychologists Lorenza Colzato and Mikael Kowal shows that the opposite is true. 398 more words